Whether you find yourself in Bastrop, Elgin, Smithville or one of our smaller communities, there’s always something fun going on in Bastrop County. The area’s best events bring live music, great food, and unique activities to town, year after year, so when you find one you love, you can make it an annual tradition.

Texas Arbor Day & T.R.E.E. Initiative 2022

Elgin Memorial Park Elgin, TX

Commit to plant one or more trees this fall to help “green” the City of Elgin, Texas and the world in general! You can join...

Bastrop Art Fest 2022

Lost Pines Art Center 1204 Chestnut St, Bastrop, TX

Join the Lost Pines Art Center for Bastrop Art Fest 2022 in Bastrop, Texas, featuring arts and crafts vendors, artist demos, and interactive art activities!...

Bugs! A Family Class 2022

Earth Native Wilderness School 137 Woodview Lane, Bastrop, TX

Earth Native Wilderness in Cedar Creek, Texas is hosting another educational and fun course for you and your family with children as young as five...

Airing of the Quilts 2022

Downtown Smithville Smithville, TX

The annual Smithville Airing of the Quilts is coming to downtown Smithville. Texas. Come take a walk along the historic downtown, view the beautiful quilts...

Recurring Event Knife Making 2022

Knife Making 2022

Earth Native Wilderness School 137 Woodview Lane, Bastrop, TX

Learn to make your own knife using O1 tool steel. Students will learn how to shape a piece of tool steel into a knife of...

Smithville Tour of Homes 2022

Smithville Texas

The annual Tour of Homes, hosted by the Smithville Garden Club, will feature five historic homes and one of Smithville's iconic churches built in 1921....

More Than S’mores 2022

Earth Native Wilderness School 137 Woodview Lane, Bastrop, TX

Earth Native Wilderness in Central Texas has learned, through their decades of combined experience with kids in the outdoors, is that kids LOVE roasting things...

Autumn Fest 2022

Rising Sun Vineyard 233 Edmonson Ranch Rd, McDade, TX

Rising Sun Vineyard’s 3rd annual Autumn Fest is back in McDade, Texas! Kick-off the holiday season with an amazing market of local vendors and artisans...

Kitty Bingo 2022

Community Gardens 1067 TX-71, Bastrop, TX

For a good cause and lots of fun, join Bastrop Cats Anonymous TNR Society for a rousing evening of "Bingo Playin' for Spayin' of Community...

Sherwood Forest Faire: 2022 December Gathering

Sherwood Forest Faire 1883 Old Hwy 20, McDade, TX

Volunteer outdoors, be entertained, enjoy fellowship, camp out and get perks for next year's Sherwood Forest Faire in McDade, Texas. Gatherings are a Sherwood tradition...

Earth Paints & Pigments 2022

Earth Native Wilderness School 137 Woodview Lane, Bastrop, TX

Come explore art and nature with Earth Native School in central Texas. This class will explore the wonderful bounty of paints and pigments that can...